Wadi Ghul - Oman's Grand Canyon, Al Hamra

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Go off the beaten path and venture to Wadi Ghul - Oman's Grand Canyon, part of the Al Hajar mountain range, known for its remote, scenic hiking trails. You can drive up to the canyon in your personal vehicle, although a four-wheel drive is recommended, or go on an organized guided tour. Enjoy the sweeping views of the pristine mountainous landscape and the plunging gorge, take in the tranquil atmosphere, or attempt the “Balcony Walk” on foot, a thrilling hike on the edge of the towering cliffs. Work out when and for how long to visit Wadi Ghul - Oman's Grand Canyon and other Al Hamra attractions using our handy Al Hamra trip itinerary planner.
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  • July 2, 2017
    Most of the people stop by the road to take the pic from the distance but went all the way down the wadi and up to the abandoned village. Possible, but only in dry wadi, to leave the car close to the ...  more »
  • June 2, 2017
    My family hiked the balcony walk in one afternoon. The temperatures in Nizwa were 45 degrees but up along the balcony it was 32...very pleasant with a nice breeze. Make sure you take lots of water and...  more »
  • June 1, 2017
    After a few kilometers of dirt road we got to the top at Grand Canyon of Wadi Ghul unique view. I must say after seeing in American Grand Canyon all seem insignificant. Anyway for those who go to Oman is a place to be seen.
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